The table below looks at the statistics for MQSeries skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MQSeries over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM MQSeries
Rank 53 47 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing MQSeries 23 9 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.72% 2.45% 5.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.06% 11.39% 23.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+41.17% -10.52%
MQSeries
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Application Platforms Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
208 79 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 33.60% 21.47% 24.84%
Number of salaries quoted 147 56 59
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

MQSeries
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

MQSeries Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MQSeries
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MQSeries across the Watford region.

MQSeries Salary Trend in Watford

MQSeries
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries.

1 39 (100.00%) IBM
1 39 (100.00%) UNIX
1 39 (100.00%) Java
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
1 39 (100.00%) J2EE
1 39 (100.00%) Retail
2 38 (97.44%) E-Commerce
3 33 (84.62%) Oracle
3 33 (84.62%) Solaris
3 33 (84.62%) Linux
3 33 (84.62%) HTTP
3 33 (84.62%) Tomcat
4 31 (79.49%) WebSphere
4 31 (79.49%) DB2
5 25 (64.10%) MS Office
5 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
5 25 (64.10%) Windows
5 25 (64.10%) AIX
5 25 (64.10%) FTP
5 25 (64.10%) JDBC
5 25 (64.10%) WebSphere Application Server
5 25 (64.10%) IIS
5 25 (64.10%) Middleware
5 25 (64.10%) IBM HTTP Server
6 22 (56.41%) Manufacturing
7 20 (51.28%) Bash Shell
7 20 (51.28%) Perl
7 20 (51.28%) Problem Management
7 20 (51.28%) ITIL
8 16 (41.03%) Finance

MQSeries
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Watford region citing MQSeries also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited MQSeries. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (84.62%) Tomcat
2 31 (79.49%) WebSphere
3 25 (64.10%) IBM HTTP Server
3 25 (64.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 25 (64.10%) IIS
4 8 (20.51%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 25 (64.10%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (84.62%) HTTP
2 25 (64.10%) FTP
3 8 (20.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (79.49%) DB2
2 8 (20.51%) RDBMS
2 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 8 (20.51%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.38%) DbVisualizer
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Ant
1 8 (20.51%) JUnit
1 8 (20.51%) Eclipse
1 8 (20.51%) Log4j
1 8 (20.51%) Subversion
1 8 (20.51%) Maven
2 6 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (15.38%) LoadRunner
General
1 39 (100.00%) Retail
2 22 (56.41%) Manufacturing
3 16 (41.03%) Finance
4 5 (12.82%) Games
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Analyst
1 24 (61.54%) Support Analyst
1 24 (61.54%) Operations Analyst
1 24 (61.54%) Operations Support Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Tester
4 5 (12.82%) Junior
4 5 (12.82%) Junior Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Junior Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.56%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.56%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) J2EE
2 25 (64.10%) JDBC
2 25 (64.10%) Middleware
3 14 (35.90%) XML
3 14 (35.90%) HTML
4 8 (20.51%) JMS
4 8 (20.51%) XSLT
4 8 (20.51%) CSS
4 8 (20.51%) Servlets
4 8 (20.51%) SOAP
4 8 (20.51%) Struts
4 8 (20.51%) Web Services
4 8 (20.51%) Hibernate
4 8 (20.51%) Spring
4 8 (20.51%) XMLBeans
4 8 (20.51%) Ajax
4 8 (20.51%) JSON
4 8 (20.51%) jQuery
4 8 (20.51%) REST
5 6 (15.38%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Web 2.0
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) UNIX
2 33 (84.62%) Solaris
2 33 (84.62%) Linux
3 25 (64.10%) Windows
3 25 (64.10%) AIX
4 8 (20.51%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) E-Commerce
2 20 (51.28%) ITIL
2 20 (51.28%) Problem Management
3 8 (20.51%) Content Management
3 8 (20.51%) OO
4 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
4 6 (15.38%) Automated Testing
4 6 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.38%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (100.00%) Java
1 39 (100.00%) SQL
2 20 (51.28%) Perl
2 20 (51.28%) Bash Shell
3 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) Sun Certification
3 6 (15.38%) ISEB
3 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) IBM
2 33 (84.62%) Oracle
3 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (20.51%) Sun
4 8 (20.51%) Interwoven
5 6 (15.38%) HP
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